Writing for Business

Content is king in business communication – and has even evolved into its own style of writing. Learn how the business style of writing enables writers and readers to understand each other without ambiguity. Very little grammar is discussed as business communication style simplifies grammar. The information is also highly relevant to people who do technical writing.

This course can be applied to the Business Communication Certificate.


Judy Steininger

Judy Steininger

Judith Steininger has worked as a research chemist, an academic and a writer. She has taught at Boston College, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee School of Engineering and as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kenya, East Africa. Writing and editing for engineering ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Understand and apply sentence and small paragraph structure for all business writing
  • Know how to use visual clues (headings, bullets, tables and figures) to clarify your business writing


Program fee includes morning and afternoon refreshment networking breaks, lunches, instructional material, and discounted parking.


"I enjoyed this course and look forward to using the content in my day to day activities. I especially liked the real world examples and exercises."  —  Student, 2016

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Thu., Feb. 1, 2018


Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Judy Steininger


$345 if you register by Thu., Jan. 18, 2018.
$395 if you register after Thu., Jan. 18, 2018.

CEUs: 0.7

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 5050-10470

Registration Deadline: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018

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